The space sector plays an increasingly pivotal role in the functioning of modern societies and their economic development as the use of satellite technology gives rise to new applications, uses and markets. Space Economy at a Glance offers a statistical overview of the global space sector and its contributions to economic activity using data from over 40 countries with space programmes, and identifies new dynamics in the space sector.
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This document presents a project proposal with the aim of conducting a forward-looking assessment of the ocean economy to 2030 and beyond, with particular emphasis on the development potential of emerging ocean-based industries.
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The role of space technologies and ICT in the surveillance of major threats
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Monitoring Global Threats: The Contribution of Satellite Technologies
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This symposium will highlight some of the key results from ongoing OECD work on innovative technologies for tackling major societal challenges. Specifically, it draws on a series of five special workshops organised in the first half of 2012 which examined space technologies’ current and future contribution to surveillance and early warning on global threats.
Dans le cadre de ses missions de prospective et d’analyse des secteurs économiques émergents, le Programme de l’OCDE sur l’avenir a créé un ‘Forum sur le secteur spatial’ (« le Forum Espace ») pour épauler les décideurs dans les agences spatiales et les gouvernements utilisateurs d’applications spatiales.
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The Mumbai Gateway Area Case Study focuses in large measure on the future opportunities and challenges facing ports in the Mumbai gateway area, which was chosen as a principal target, following discussions with infrastructure experts in India.
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The Case Study on the Greater Copenhagen Area includes insights on the Greater Copenhagen Area, its current situation and outlook – together with advice from Danish authorities on Danish transport and infrastructure policies and strategies and infrastructure investment over the period to 2020.
This publication explores the long-term opportunities and challenges facing major gateway and transport hub infrastructures – ports, airports and major rail corridors – in the coming decades.
This publication provides a summary of the key methodological issues surrounding indicators and statistics on the space sector and the larger space economy.